John abraham Biography

John Abraham FilmographyJohn Abraham has very enticing personality and is admired by many fans especially the females. He is certainly the hottest star in the Indian film industry.

 He took entry in the Indian entertainment industry as a handsome model and has come a long way to make a unique reputation for himself in the Bollywood.

John is often termed as pin-up boy and was selected as the 'Sexiest actor of Bollywood. He is considered a youth idol and girls are allured to him.   

John belongs to Mumbai and was born on 17th December 1972. His father is a Christian architect from Alwaye, Kerala, and his mother, Phiroza Irani, a Parsi from Mumbai. His Parsi name was Farhan, but his father changed it to ‘John’.  He has a younger brother, Alan.

John completed his basic education from Bombay Scottish School. He was brilliant student in school and was captain of the soccer team. He joined Jai Hind College to complete graduation in economics and then completed his Masters at Mumbai Educational Trust.

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He joined as a Media Planner at Enterprise-Nexus, an Ad agency in Mumbai. According to reports, one day a model did not turn up for shoot and John got the chance to fit his place. With this he started his career in modelling.  

John Abraham actually began his acting career when he was offered a role by the producer Pritish Nandy. Though the project was shelved after some shooting, it gave John the opportunity to hone his acting talents.   

John made his debut in Indian film industry with Jism, released in 2003 for which he got huge appreciation. After that the talented star appeared in films such as Saaya’ (2003), ‘Aetbar’ (2004) and ‘Paap’ (2004) but these films did not do well.

John gained huge fame in ‘Dhoom’ (2004), which was a runaway success and his villainous role of ‘Kabir was highly praised. Other films of John like; Kaa’, Viruddh, Water and Garam Masala were average. In ‘Garam Masala,’ John played a comic role and was praised by the audiences. In ‘Water,’ he gained critical appreciation.  

In 2006, John Abraham appeared in "Rockstars Concert", along with Salman Khan, Zayed Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Esha Deol, Shahid Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat.

In acting career, John gave many super hit movies such as; ‘Dhoom’, 'Jism', 'Dostana' ‘New York’.  The success of these movies gave him huge popularity and he has become well established star in Indian Cinema.

In August 2013, John Abraham was seen as an actor-producer in the movie “Madras Cafe.” His is role as an undercover officer was much appreciated, though the film courted controversies.

John has been honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood. In his personal life, John had a long relationship with actress Bipasha Basu but recently they had a break-up. John is fond of bikes and he loves to ride them.

John abraham Latest News

Celebrities wish peace, prosperity on Eid

    Updated On : Jun 16,2018   11:32 am
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar and Sanjay Dutt have wished for peace, prosperity and love on the festive occasion of Eid on Saturday. View More..

John Abraham starts shooting for 'Romeo Akbar Walter'

    Updated On : Jun 15,2018   4:26 pm
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Actor John Abraham has started shooting for his upcoming film "Romeo Akbar Walter". View More..

May 'Race 3' be blessed with historical success: Sunny to Bobby (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 15,2018   12:20 pm
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Actor Sunny Deol has wished his younger brother Bobby for his latest release "Race 3" and hopes the film is a historical success like "Gadar: Ek Prem Katha" was for him. View More..

I've become an old horse of film industry, says John Abraham

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   5:12 pm
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) Actor-producer John Abraham, who has been appreciated for his new release "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran", feels he has become an old horse of the film industry when it comes to taking praise and criticism in his stride. View More..

Dharmendra wishes Salman Khan for 'Race 3'

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   10:50 am
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) Veteran actor Dharmendra has wished superstar Salman Khan "great luck" for his forthcoming film "Race 3". View More..

I'm extremely critical of myself: Diana Penty

    Updated On : Jun 06,2018   12:24 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Actress Diana Penty, who is enjoying the successful run of her film "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" at the box office, says she is "extremely critical" of herself as it helps her get better in her craft and learn the nuances of acting. View More..

Sikander happy to work with John Abraham in 'Romeo Akbar Walter'

    Updated On : Jun 02,2018   12:30 pm
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Actor Sikander Kher, who will be seen playing nemisis to John Abraham's character in the upcoming film "Romeo Akbar Walter" ("RAW"), says it is going to be fun working with the actor-producer. View More..

I respect John's work sensibilities: Nora Fatehi

    Updated On : May 30,2018   3:16 pm
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi, who will be seen sharing screen space with actor John Abraham for the second time for a song "Dilbar" from the film "Satyamev Jayate", says she respects his work sensibilities. View More..

We don't value our soldiers: John Abraham

    Updated On : May 29,2018   12:36 am
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Actor John Abraham, who is celebrating success of his recently released film "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran", has said that "we don't value soldiers of our country". View More..

John Abraham on lookout for comedy script

    Updated On : May 27,2018   6:22 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Actor John Abraham has a lot of films in his kitty, but he is missing doing a comedy movie. View More..

Some people whom I trusted chose to stab me in the back: Prernaa Arora

    Updated On : May 26,2018   5:22 pm
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Prernaa Arora, who spearheads production company Kriarj Entertainment Pvt Ltd, and had a fallout with actor-producer John Abraham and filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor on the rights of their films "Parmanu" and "Kedarnath", says that she has been stabbed by some people whom she trusted a lot. View More..

'Parmanu...' collects Rs 4.82 crore on opening day

    Updated On : May 26,2018   1:16 pm
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Director Abhishek Sharma's "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" minted Rs 4.82 crores on its opening day on Friday. View More..

John Abraham's school crush story

    Updated On : May 26,2018   4:16 am
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actor John Abraham confessed that he used to have a crush on his school teacher because she was "beautiful and intelligent". View More..

Parmanu good intentions gone to waste (Movie review **)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   11:16 pm
"Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran", Starring John Abraham, Boman Irani, Anuja Sathe, Diana Penty; Directed by Abhishek Sharma; Rating: **(2 stars). View More..

Nuclear tests were India's most defining moment: John Abraham (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   1:50 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) "Vicky Donor" was on sperm donation, "Madras Cafe" was around the Sri Lankan civil war and "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" is on India's 1998 nuclear tests. The subjects may seem fit for documentaries, but actor John Abraham -- the common factor as the producer of the films -- says his motive is to make commercially entertaining, engaging and non-formulaic cinema. View More..

'Parmanu': Sincerely mounted patriotic tale (IANS Review, Rating: ***)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:40 am
Film: "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran"; Director: Abhishek Sharma; Cast: John Abraham, Diana Penty, Boman Irani, Anuja Sathe, Aditya Hitkari, Mark Bennington, Yogendra Tikku, Vikas Kumar, Ajay Shankar, Darshan Pandya; Rating: *** View More..

'Hera Pheri 3' will be as successful as first two films: Firoz Nadiadwala

    Updated On : May 24,2018   6:36 pm
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Producer Firoz Nadiadwala is heaving a sigh of relief as "Hera Pheri 3" is set to get made with Akshay Kumar as the actor and Indra Kumar as director. He is confident it will turn as successful as the other two films in the franchise. View More..

John, Diana go on Parmanu Pride Parade in heart of Delhi

    Updated On : May 22,2018   6:52 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) As actors John Abraham and Diana Penty undertook a ride on an open jeep in the inner circle of Delhi's Connaught Place to promote their forthcoming film "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran", the crowd followed them on what they called the Parmanu Pride Parade. View More..

Doing remake of an iconic song is nerve racking: Nora Fatehi

    Updated On : May 21,2018   2:48 pm
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi, who will be seen in the recreated version of Sushmita Sen's song "Dilbar" in "Satyameva Jayate", says working on a remake of an iconic number is "nerve racking". View More..

Nora excited about 'Dilbar' remake with John for 'Satyameva Jayate' (Lead, superseding earlier story)

    Updated On : May 21,2018   11:40 am
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi will be seen sharing the screen space with actor John Abraham in the film "Satyameva Jayate" for a song. View More..